ASTM issues standard on concrete wall units

December 1998
Concrete Products;Dec98, Vol. 101 Issue 12, p15
Trade Publication
Informs on ASTM's standard on concrete wall units entitled `Standard Specification for Precast Autoclaved Aerated Concrete High-Precision Wall Construction Units'. Contact information.


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